At 10:30 am, yesterday morning, deputies were dispatched to a disturbance in the 4600 block of Myla Lane, West Palm Beach. Before their arrival, PBSO dispatch received a 911 call from a nearby Subway restaurant regarding a shooting victim appearing in the restaurant. PBC Fire Rescue arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment. Detectives learned that the victim died in surgery a short time later.
Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division are investigating the shooting as a homicide.
The victim has been identified as John Roland, DOB: 1/20/68 of West Palm Beach.
Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-8477 or submit a tip online at http://www.crimestopperspbc.com/report-a-crime/. You will stay anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $3,000!